Confirmed cases of Covid in Africa surpass 4.16 million

Addis Ababa, March 28 (IANS) The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Africa reached 4,166,555 on Saturday noon, the African Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.

Africa CDC, the African Union (AU) specialist health agency, said the pandemic toll was 111,540, while 3,734,641 patients across the continent have recovered from the disease, a Xinhua News Agency reported.

South Africa, Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt and Ethiopia are among the African countries with the highest confirmed cases of Covid-19 on the continent, according to the Africa CDC.

The African continent has performed more than 39.8 million Covid-19 tests, according to Africa CDC.

In terms of confirmed cases, southern Africa is the most affected region, followed by the regions of North Africa and East Africa, while Central Africa is the least affected region on the continent. , according to the Africa CDC.

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